LG Nexus 5 Appears on FCC Filing Document
Google
With newer rumors and leaks, it is becoming clearer that the next Nexus smartphone will come out of LG’s manufacturing facilities. And finally, that has been confirmed. New documents released by FCC show a trove of images detailing a new device that looks quite similar to the one shown on a leaked clip last week. The official filling clearly details …
LG Optimus 4X HD Finally Receives Android 4.1 Update
Android
Finally, LG releases the Jelly Bean (Android 4.1) update for its last year’s flagship, the Optimus 4x HD. However, due to the size of the update file, the installation steps can’t be performed over the air. Instead, users need to open their PC, hook up the phone and check for the update in the LG update tool software. Not only …
LG Optimus G2 May Have Snapdragon 800 Chip
Android
New rumors appear recently saying that the upcoming Optimus G2 may be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chip. A benchmarks result of a mysterious phone codenamed LG D801 shows that it uses the Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8974 800 processor. LG hasn’t told us anything about a phone with this product number, so there’s a possibility that we are looking at …
LG Viper 4G LTE Gets a Software Update
Android
LG releases a software update for the LG Viper 4G LTE, but it isn’t the time for the big celebration yet. Unfortunately, this isn’t the Jelly Bean (Android 4.1) update many have been waiting for. Instead, it should be considered only as a maintenance update, which delivers improvement on the LTE connectivity performance. With the update, the phone can discover …
LG Will Release the Optimus G2 Next Year
LG
Like other major phone makers, LG is wasting no time releasing one smartphone after another. After launching the Nexus 4 for Google and its own Optimus G handset, the company is preparing to release a new phone, called the Optimus G2. It may eventually arrive May 2013 and could also come packing with the now famous 5” 1080p displays. While …
Details on LG F240K are Leaked
LG
Things are getting a bit crazy over the smartphone industry with the eventual release of 1080p HD displays and it’s no wonder that various phone makers all want a slice of the promising high-end market pie. HTC was the first in the market to release 1080p handset with the J Butterfly, followed by the Droid DNA and soon the Deluxe. …
Samsung and LG May Begin to Release 1080p Smartphones Next Year
HTC
Sources from Korea told us that Samsung and LG will deliver high-end smartphones with 1080p display, before second half of 2013. With the J Butterfly, HTC has convincingly beaten everyone and while the phablets 5” 1080p display is impressive, it appears that LG and Samsung aren’t in a hurry. Even with its large display, the HTC J Butterfly still manages …
LG A290 Review
LG
Many of us find that two network subscriptions are inadequate for daily uses. LG A290 is one of the few triple SIM phone available in the market. The phone should be appropriate for those who want to use three different numbers on a single phone. Despite the use of three different SIM cards, the keypad arrangement doesn’t look out of …
LG Adds Crystal Reflection Back Cover to the Optimus G
Android
The LG Optimus G is gearing up to be the fastest Android smartphone on the planet and the unique back cover alone tells us that it’s no ordinary smartphone.   It took more than a year for LG to develop and patent the “Crystal Reflection” back cover technology. The cover is made completely of glass and depending on how the light …
LG Is Developing a Cable-Shaped Battery
Future Smartphones
A team of researchers from LG released a paper about new battery prototype that is flexible and can withstand a large amount of strain. They used a 4th gen. iPod Shuffle and the battery seems to survive severe bending and twisting while delivering adequate power to operate the MP3 player and its LED display. The goal is that to get …